Unsolved crimes: West Kelowna

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars. Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.



DATE: March 11, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-12075

The theft of a snowblower was reported to the West Kelowna Detachment on March 11th. The green Sears Craftsman was a 4 year old 1450 series, 27 inch, 2 stage gas unit (model # 944.520661) and was stolen along with its cover. It was taken from a driveway on the 2800 block of Doucette Drive between 4:00 PM March 10th and the morning of March 11th.

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net. Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.



DATE: December 31, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-71751

West Kelowna RCMP were called on December 30th regarding a break, enter and theft at a condo complex on the 3000 block of Skyview Lane. Thieves had stolen a building FOB earlier in the week from a vehicle and had returned to the complex on the 28th at 9:20 PM to use it. They entered the underground storage area and took some bags from a locker. They then returned at 4:45 AM in a light coloured older Ford Taurus and stole a couple of mountain bikes from the same locker. One of the bikes was a 20 speed red Rocky Mountain Altitude valued at $4000 (s/n SPRK1398982).


You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.

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